Death notices, Feb. 9, 2011

Mary “Van” Allen, 84, Grand Junction, died Feb. 7, 2011, at Hospice Care Center.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Immaculate Heart of Mary.

Mrs. Allen was a registered nurse.

She is survived by her husband, Bart; two sons, Michael and Jeffery, both of Buena Vista; two daughters, Christine McGee and Cathy Funderburk, both of Grand Junction; one brother, Larry Vancura of San Diego; 14 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.

Bangelina “Lillian” Aragon, 89, Delta, died Feb. 6, 2011, at her home.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta, with the rosary recited at 6 p.m. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, followed by burial at Delta City Cemetery.

She is survived by one son, Joe of Delta; two daughters, Miquela Suazo and Sylvia Herrera, both of Delta;  one sister, Benita Trujillo of Delta; six grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Lawrence S. “Larry” Bench, 88, Cedaredge, died Feb. 6, 2011, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert.

Services will take place at a later date in California.

He is survived by two sons, Ron and Greg, both of Lake Arrowhead, Calif.; one daughter, Jerri Fulton of Cedaredge; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Marilynn “Lynn” Cohea, 71, Glade Park, died Feb. 7, 2011, at home.

Services will be at 5 p.m. Feb. 19, at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.

Ms. Cohea was a bank auditor.

She is survived by her husband, Gerald “Jerry”; one son, David McMahon of Ledyard, Conn.; four daughters, Deborah VeuCasovic of Grand Junction, Carol Beyett of Walled Lake, Mich., Susan Starke of Poplarville, Miss., and Nancy Bickum of Dallas, Ga.; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 2754 Compass Drive, #100, Grand Junction 81506.

Lois Marie Johnson, 91, Delta, died Feb. 6, 2011, at Community Hospital.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta, followed by inurnment at Mesa View Cemetery.

Mrs. Johnson was a businesswoman.

Survivors include one son, Len of Austin and one daughter, Marrianne Gneiser of Grand Junction; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Milton Earl Kramer, 73, Cedaredge, died Feb. 4, 2011, at Delta County Memorial Hospital.

Visitiation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel. Services will follow at 2 p.m. at the chapel.

Mr. Kramer was a businessman.

He is survived by his wife, Rebecca “Becky”; three sons, Charles of Fort Collins, Richard of Cedaredge, and Cary of Athens, Texas; three daughters, Catherine Martinez of Grand Junction, Dominique Fredericksen of Tucson, Ariz., and Cindi Baker of Canal Winchester, Ohio; three brothers, George and Gene, both of Clinton, Iowa, and Gerald of Phoenix; seven sisters, Carole Marburger of Sabula, Iowa, Brenda Case of Wisconsin, Sharon Giddings of Rockford, Ill., Sandy Marburger of Clinton, Joyce Tode of Phoenix, Janet Marburger of Flagstaff, Ariz., and Jackie Kramer of Clinton; 16 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Peggy Jean (Lakin) Rundle, 80, Grand Junction, died Feb. 6, 2011, at Hospice Care Center.

Services are pending with Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.

Ms. Rundle was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Paul S.; two sons, Steuart of Denver and Steven of Charlottesville, Va.; two daughers, Paula Brock of Coppell, Texas, and Renee Stoneham of Keller, Texas; one brother, Gary Lakin of Parker; two sisters, Beatrice Gilbert and Darlene Slyter, both of Englewood; and eight grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.

James Allen “Jim” Withrow, 61, DeBeque, died Feb. 7, 2011, at his home.

No formal services will be held.

Survivors include one son, Corey of Kremmling, one daughter, Corrina Romero of Kremmling, one brother, Jason Lynch of Meeker, one sister, Stephanie Oldland of DeBeque, and four grandchildren.


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